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  • Arizona’s Immigration Crisis: Finding a solution at the US-Mexico border

    Elected officials for Arizona, both Democrats and Republicans, agree there is a “humanitarian” crisis at the border, but they disagree on how to solve it.
  • Valley religious leaders say caring for migrants is difficult but worthwhile

    Two Valley religious leaders involved in churches that work with immigrants say the work can be overwhelming, but ultimately it brings them joy.
  • Hoffman: Arizona teachers want to help immigrant students succeed

    Arizona's top education official says the state wants to help students who recently immigrated to the U.S. succeed in school. 
  • Yuma declares emergency over influx of migrants after shelters hit capacity

    The mayor of a southern Arizona town declared a state of emergency this week due to an influx of migrants being released from federal custody into the city in recent weeks.
  • Arizona’s Immigration Crisis: Phoenix-area nonprofits work to help migrants

    Phoenix-area nonprofits are stepping up to assist migrants who are released from federal detention and dropped off in the city with no resources.
  • US wants to build more tents at border to detain migrants

    HOUSTON (AP) — The Trump administration wants to open two new tent facilities to temporarily detain up to 1,000 parents and children near the southern border, as advocates sharply criticize the conditions inside the tents already used to hold migrants. U.S. Customs and Border Protection said in a notice to potential contractors that it wants […]
  • Video shows group of nearly 400 migrants cross Arizona border

    Border Patrol agents say a group of nearly 400 migrants was apprehended at the Arizona-Mexico border on Tuesday.
  • Arizona congressman plans Honduras trip to study immigration

    U.S. Rep. Tom O'Halleran says he plans to travel to Honduras soon to learn why many residents of the Central American country are migrating north.
  • Asylum seekers who show credible fear not eligible for bond

    PHOENIX (AP) — Detained asylum seekers who have shown they have a credible fear of returning to their country will no longer be able to ask a judge to grant them bond. U.S. Attorney General William Barr decided Tuesday that asylum seekers who clear a “credible fear” interview and are facing removal don’t have the […]
  • Tempe company submits new $3.3B proposal to build wall by mid-2020

    Tempe-based company Fisher Industries submitted a new proposal to the Department of Homeland Security this week, offering to build 218 miles of border wall for $3.3 billion by June 2020.

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